So while Sonam Kapoor and Shabana Azmi's brilliant performance in Neerja is being talked about everywhere, it's Jim Sarbh (the actor who played Khalil, the terrifying mad terrorist) who has caught the Internet's fancy hard!
Jim is a theatre actor and director and has also appeared on Forbes 30 under 30 list in 2015, and has appeared in plays with Kalki Koechlin and Ira Dubey to name a few! He belongs to one of the most illustrious families in the art world, he is the grandson of Kali Pundole, who is the founder of the Pundole Art Gallery in Mumbai.
He has also appeared in a Rajasthan tourism ad:
And as Sonam Kapoor very accurately puts in this adorable Instagram, Jimmy...you're a star now!
A LOT of people are praising him for his role in Neerja on Twitter:
Can we have a little more of Jim in everythign from now on?